Metal Clay Related Events

DUE TO THE CURRENT GLOBAL CRISIS EVENTS ARE BEING CANCELLED OR POSTPONED. PLEASE CHECK WITH THE ORGANISERS FOR THE MOST UP TO DATE INFORMATION AS IT’S HARD FOR US TO KEEP UP WITH THINGS!

This page lists special metal clay events that artists around the world may find interesting. We aim to list significant events around the world so if you are organising and event or have a special master class running in your area, please contact us to have it listed. You can also have your metal clay event featured in the right hand column of every page for a small fee. Find out more about this on the Sponsor Us page.

Metal Clay Artists Symposium

What: Conference

Where: Sawtooth School for Visual Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

When: August 27-30 2020 

Registration is now open for this event. Presenting artists include:

  • Robert Lopez, Featured Artist
  • Pam East
  • Holly Gage
  • Alex Kraft
  • Michael Marx
  • Donna Penoyer
  • Cynthia Pope
  • Lyle Rayfield
  • Eva Sherman
  • Carrie Story
  • Gail Stouffer
  • Karen Trexler

Anna Mazon in the UK 2020

Fantasy Eye Pendant with Anna Mazon

Fantasy Eye Pendant Class with Anna MazonWhat: Master Class

Where: CSACJ, St Austell, Cornwall, UK

When: 27th-29th August 2020

This is a three day metal clay workshop in which you will make a Fantasy Eye Pendant with Polish metal clay artist and tutor Anna Mazon. 30g Art Clay Silver is included in the price. You can save money by booking this class together with the Miniature Teddy Bear class with Anna which runs on Sunday 30th August 2020. Booking the bundle also allows you to secure your place with a £50 deposit and pay by instalments. Click here to book the Anna Mazon workshop bundle at a reduction of £51.

Miniature Teddy Bear with Anna Mazon

Metal Clay Miniature Teddy Bear Class with Anna MazonWhat: Master Class

Where: CSACJ, St Austell, Cornwall, UK

When: 30th August 2020

This is a one day metal clay workshop to make a miniature hollow teddy bear with Polish metal clay artist and tutor Anna Mazon. 10g fine silver metal clay is included in the price of this class. You can save money by booking this class together with the Fantasy Eye Pendant class with Anna which runs from Wednesday 27th August to Saturday 29th August 2020. Booking the bundle also allows you to secure your place with a £50 deposit and pay by instalments. Click here to book the Anna Mazon workshop bundle at a reduction of £51.

Liz Sabol in the UK 2020

Cold-enamel Champleve master class with Liz Sabol

Cold Enamel Champleve Master Class with Liz SabolWhat: Master Class

Where: CSACJ, St Austell, Cornwall, UK

When: 19th – 23rd October 2020

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When: 26th – 30th October 2020 – Sold Out

We’re excited to have multi-award winning artist and jeweller Liz Sabol in the UK for the first time to teach a cold-enamel Champleve master class. In this class, Liz is going to share the secrets of designing, making, colouring and finishing cold-enamel champlevé jewellery with a lucky group of students. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn some fantastic techniques with a true master. Instalment payments are available for this class. Pay a £100 non-refundable deposit and then pay by regular instalments to clear the balance by the end of August 2020. This is a five day class. The price includes all materials, including 50g Art Clay 950. You may want to bring more metal clay as specified below in case you want to go big!

SINTER – The AMCAW Conference

Sinter ConferenceWhat: Pre- and post-conference workshops and a conference

When: May 12-18, 2021

Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

AMCAW is proud to present SINTER℠, a global celebration designed to engage, inspire and energize the international metal clay community.

At SINTER℠: The AMCAW Conference, a ground-breaking slate of workshops, presentations and activities will be presented. They will be designed to engage, inspire and energize the international metal clay community. The goal is to offer the best of what’s new, inventive and relevant to artisans of all levels.

  • Conference program and workshop options will be published later in 2020
  • Registration open to AMCAW members for both the conference and workshops – Act early to save and get your top picks!
  • $395 per person early bird conference registration for AMCAW members, includes the full conference experience and most meals
  • $395 per person workshop registration for AMCAW members, includes two-day workshop and most meals

Terry Kovalcik in the UK 2021

Little Ditty Pod with Terry Kovalcik

Little Ditty Pod by Terry KovalcikWhat: Advanced Metal Clay Master Class

Where: CSACJ, St Austell, Cornwall, UK

When: Rescheduled to 31st August – 3rd September 2021

This is a four day advanced level metal clay master class with American artist and teacher Terry Kovalcik. 50g of PMC Sterling Flex clay is included in the price. Pay a £100 non-refundable deposit and then pay by regular instalments to clear the balance by the end of May 2021.